Tentipi Tents Repair

Professional Tentipi tents repair from an authorised centre

We’re proud to be the Authorised UK Repair Company for Tentipi Event Tents

Tentipi tents are a great choice for outdoor events because of their versatility, spaciousness and aesthetics. However, even though they are made of durable fabrics resistant to weather and wind, they are not immune to damage, especially after long-term usage. Extreme weather conditions, such as strong winds, downpours or heavy snow, can break the poles or put pressure on the tent fabric and seams, leading to leaks or tears.

As a Tentipi tent repair company in the UK, SD Sails has all the skills, experience and tools needed for an effective repair of your Tentipi.. If your tent is damaged, torn or needs repair then , get in touch with us and we will get it back looking as good as new  so you can provide a unique and outstanding experience in your outdoor events.

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Unrivalled Experience

We’ve worked closely with Tentipi for over a decade and have built up a wealth of repair experience.

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Fabrics & Parts

We stock all of the genuine Tentipi fabrics and parts for the entire Tentipi Event range.

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Add On Product

Utilising our CAD design and manufacturing systems, we also develop and manufacture many of Tentipi’s add on products.

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Matching Equipment

We work with the same sewing machines and tools as used in production to ensure a professional finish.

Tentipi was established in Swedish Lapland in 1989, to manufacture premium quality Nordic Tipi tents and equipment for an adventurous outdoor lifestyle.

Tentipi’s relationship to the elements lies at the heart of the design and manufacturing philosophy and the lifestyle they embrace.

What are the most common factors that damage Tentipi Tents?

1. Extreme weather conditions

As we just mentioned, even though tentipi tents are extremely durable, they can be damaged by extreme weather conditions. High winds, heavy rain, snow and hail can put a lot of pressure on the tent fabric, poles and seams, which may cause them to break as the structure becomes more vulnerable over time.

When this happens, it is important to repair your tent as soon as possible to prevent further damage. A tentipi tent repair company in the UK, such as SD Sails, can help you fix the canopy fabric so you can continue using your tent for outdoor events.

2. Improper setup

If your tentipi tent hasn’t been set up correctly in the first place, this will not only reduce its life expectancy, but may also cause damage. If it isn’t properly staked or tensioned, this will make it unstable and can cause it to collapse or tip over.

On another hand, if the tent poles aren’t inserted or aligned properly, they can bend, break or damage the tent fabric. Ensuring that your tentipi tent has been setup correctly is essential for preventing damage. However, if the damage has been done, our tentipi tent repair services will help you fix it.

3. Wear and tear

As with any tent, shade sail or tensile canopy, tentipi tents can be damaged by general wear and tear over time. Repeated use, folding, and packing can cause stress on the fabric, zippers, seams, and poles, leading to wear, tear, or failure.

Unfortunately, this is something that’s difficult to prevent as wear and tear is normal when using any product. Fortunately, this doesn’t mean that you will have to buy a new one – as a company specialised in tentipi tents repair, we can help you. SD Sails has worked closely with tentipi for over a decade, which has allowed us to build up a lot of repair experience.

4. Mishandling

Tentipi tents can also be damaged if they are mishandled or abused. For example, if the tent is dragged or dropped, it can cause tears or punctures in the fabric. If the tent is exposed to fire, sparks, or hot objects, it can melt or burn.

5. Maintenance

Proper maintenance is essential if you are looking to increase the duration of your tentipi  tipis. They can be damaged if they are not maintained according to the manufacturer’s instructions. If the tent is not cleaned, dried, or stored correctly, it can lead to mould, mildew, or rot, which can weaken the fabric and seams.

If you need maintenance for your tentipi tent, don’t hesitate to get in touch with us.


Is it worth repairing a tentipi tent?

Yes, it is worth repairing a tentipi tent because it’s cheaper and more convenient than buying a new one. These tents are made from high-quality materials, and they should be able to last for years if you take care of them, do proper maintenance, and repair them as soon as they get damaged.

What is the cost of custom shade sails in London?

The cost of custom shade sails in London will be determined by several factors, such as the type, quality and duration of the fabric, the shape and dimensions of the shade sail, the ground clearance that is needed, as well as how complex the installation will be.